Unarmed North Carolina PPSB Training
Unarmed Security Guard License
16 Hour Course

Course Info

  • This is the required introductory security course that provides the security guard training necessary to work legally as an unarmed security guard in the State of North Carolina.
  • North Carolina Private Protective Services (NC PPS) will issue a license that will allow Students to begin working as a security guard upon completion of this course and successfully submitting the proper State application and required forms.
  • Students that complete the unarmed security guard training must renew their license annually.
  • Students may take this course prior to seeking employment. The attained certificate can be used for pre-employment certification that the required training has been completed.

Student Perks

  • FREE job board for all Students!
  • FREE PPSB approved Student Lesson Plan!

State Requirements

  • The North Carolina PPS mandates that applicants for unarmed security licenses must be at least 18 years of age, have no disqualifying criminal history, and be legally allowed to work in the United States.
  • Security Officers must have attained valid unarmed license training in order to obtain the armed security license.
  • The issued certificate for successfully completing the NC PPSB Unarmed Security Training is valid for 12 months from the date of issue by the training facility.
  • A Licensing Fee must be paid directly to the North Carolina PPS.  This fee is not included in the course price.
  • North Carolina Security Guard License Requirements.


  • North Carolina Chapter 74C
  • Legal Issues and Liabilities
  • Emergency Response
  • Communications
  • Field Note Taking
  • Report Writing
  • Other Required Topics
  • Posted by Rasheedah on March 8, 2017 at 3:23 pm

    Hello, I am wondering when the next training class will be offered in Raleigh after the upcoming March 18th class. The telephone # listed is out of service…

  • Posted by Keisha on November 19, 2016 at 1:41 pm

    Hello and Good Day,

    Will there be any Security Training Courses offered on other days, besides Dec 3 of this year? I am looking to be Employed by Allied Barton. Unarmed Security Guard position I am looking at

  • Posted by Michael Briales on September 8, 2016 at 3:33 pm


    when enrolling in the course, what equipment am I required to bring? Thank you.

  • Posted by Robert MacLeod on June 12, 2015 at 7:06 am

    I’d like to enroll in your class beginning 13 Jun. You may contact me by email or phone 910-XXX-XXXX.

    • Posted by security-license on June 12, 2015 at 4:55 pm
      in reply to Robert MacLeod

      Hello Robert and thank you for your interest in the Security Guard training offered in Raleigh by Security Guard Exchange. There will be a NC PPSB Unarmed Security Guard training session available on Saturday June 13, 2015 that will extend from 8:00AM thru 5:00PM each day Saturday and Sunday. You can register for the Unarmed Security Guard training session by visiting the appropriate webpage link at or you can also always contact us directly at 855-232-4827 that’s 855-BE-A-GUARD and any of our Security Guard training agents will be happy to assist you with your Security Guard training needs.


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